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Do you see any difference in meaning and usage in the following phrases:

  • at the last minute
  • until the last minute

To provide more details, here are two examples:

  1. Do you usually book your holidays a long time in advance, or at the last minute?
  2. Are you someone who puts things off until the last minute?
  • Absolutely. You do something "at the last minute", and you leave something "until the last minute." – Mick Dec 7 '16 at 9:07
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"at" can be used when the action happens in a definite time. "until" - when the action prolongs for a continuous period of time.

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